On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1878

Famous Birthdays

  • Oton Zupancic, Slovenian poet (Zimzelen pod Snegom), born in Vinica, ─îrnomelj, Slovenia (d. 1949)
  • Rutland Boughton, British composer (The Immortal Hour), born in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire (d. 1960)
1878 Highlights

About January 23, 1878

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius